5 Tips for a More Affordable Holiday Season

Make the Most of Your Budget During the Holiday

11/16/2023 | Savings & Budgeting


5 Tips for a More Affordable Holiday Season

The holidays are just around the corner. They can be a time of great joy and festivities, but they can also be a major financial drain.

Of course, there’s no better way to get started than by having a plan, budgeting, and saving in advance. Before you start shopping, check out our Tips on Making and Sticking to a Holiday Budget to help navigate the season wisely.

If you’re planning to shop with a United Bank Debit or Credit Card, another great way to help stick to your budget is by enabling Card Controls. Card Controls allow you to set spending limits in the Bank With United app, to help keep your holiday budget on track.

While having a spending plan can reduce your stress, we’re all likely to spend a little more than usual during the holidays. Budgeting and saving is first and foremost the best plan, but if you’re looking to make the most of what you spend this holiday season, here are a few ways to make your dollars go further.



Above all, don’t forget to enjoy the holidays! Remember that this season is about enjoying time with loved ones, and no gift can replace that.

At United Bank, we’re here to help you make the most of your holiday spending. With these tips and planning ahead, you can stretch your dollars and still enjoy the most wonderful time of the year.


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